Longleaf Campground Closure Sept. 2-3
The Longleaf Campground will be closed from 10:00 am Tuesday, September 2 - 10:00 am Wednesday, September 3. The closure will allow for exotic plant removal.
A trail marking project is underway to identify trails with numbers instead of colored blazes. All hikers should use a compass and map when hiking in the park. More »
Our Staff & Offices
Harry Hampton Visitor Center
Tracy Stakely, Superintendent
Old Growth Bottomland Forest Research and Education Center
Southeast Coast Exotic Plant Management Team (regional program)
Did You Know?
Congaree National Park ranks among the most diverse forest communities in North America. There are 22 different plant communities in the park.